This panel discussion commemorates the 150th anniversary of Abraham
Lincoln’s signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. Panelists
investigate the context and effects of the Proclamation and offer
varying perspectives—political, historical, and cultural—on the
Contact InformationCurt B. Witcher, Genealogy Center Manager, Senior Manager for Special Collections Mailing Address: The Genealogy Center Allen County Public Library P. O. Box 2270 Fort Wayne, IN 46801 Telephone: 260-421-1225 Fax: 260-421-1386 Email: Genealogy@ACPL.Info
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